Pope Francis arrives in Uganda
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Pope Francis arrives in Uganda

Pope Francis has arrived in Uganda on the second leg of his three-nation African tour.…

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Swiss farmers march against austerity
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Swiss farmers march against austerity

More than 10,000 farmers marched through the streets of Bern on Friday to protest against…

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COP21: The Heat is On, Leaders Due Monday, Protests Banned
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COP21: The Heat is On, Leaders Due Monday, Protests Banned

The United Nations summit to address climate change is on track to open on Monday…

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Happy memories: Queen Elizabeth opens Commonwealth summit in Malta
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Happy memories: Queen Elizabeth opens Commonwealth summit in Malta

Her trips abroad are increasingly rare. But Britain’s 89-year-old Queen Elizabeth is in Malta where…

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World Bank looks for backers for $16B plan for Africa to adapt to climate change
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World Bank looks for backers for $16B plan for Africa to adapt to climate change

The World Bank has announced it is calling for some 15 billion euros to pay…

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Russian marine Alexander Pozynich buried
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Russian marine Alexander Pozynich buried

A Russian marine killed by rebels in Syria has been buried in his native town…

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Turkey detains journalists who allege army lorries carried weapons for ISIL
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Turkey detains journalists who allege army lorries carried weapons for ISIL

Between one and two thousand people protested outside the Istanbul offices of opposition newspaper Cumhuriyet.…

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Tiger & goat spark up unlikely friendship in Russia zoo
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Tiger & goat spark up unlikely friendship in Russia zoo

In an unlikely story of love and friendship a bromance has developed between a rare…

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Education projects in Egypt and Uganda win 2015 Wise Awards – learning world
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Education projects in Egypt and Uganda win 2015 Wise Awards – learning world

Egypt-based “Nafham”:https://www.wise-qatar.org/nafham-egypt and the “Educate!”:https://www.wise-qatar.org/educate-experience-usa project in Uganda have been named WISE Awards winners at…

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Turkey: two journalists jailed over Syria smuggling reports
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Turkey: two journalists jailed over Syria smuggling reports

Two prominent journalists in Turkey are facing charges of espionage after publishing video that allegedly…

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